Choosing The Right Foundation For Your Skin Tone

In earlier only the celebrities used the foundation for enhance their beauty. This was used to conceal the defects of their skin and to increase the glow. Now the common people are also using the foundation. And also some people use foundation daily. Make us is the one which turns the normal skin into stunning beauty. As earlier we discussed about the concealer, like wise there are many types of foundation also. Here is the all the details about foundation from choosing to using  given by the salon expert.

Choosing The Right Foundation For Your Skin Tone


Foundation is available in liquid, cream, stick and powder type. Choose it according to your complexion of the skin. We cannot do make up without foundation. Before choosing the foundation know your skin tone is important. If you mistakenly chose the right foundation for your skin type, your skin will look darkened. Then it will not be good even if you apply good make up.

What if Not Chosen Correct Foundation?

If you chose foundation wrong the skin will get dryness, allergy, redness, swelling, aged look, wrinkles. So before using the foundation apply it on your hand elbow. After 24 hours if you don’t get any allergy you can apply on the face.

If you don’t know to choose it, here is the simple tips to choose right.

  • Fair Skin : The persons having this type of complexion must use 25F, 26F foundation.
  • Wheatish Skin : These people can use 27, 28 F foundation.
  • Dark Skin : These people can use 29, 30 number of foundation. The number will change from brand to brand. If you are not able to choose the number you can buy asking the foundation for fair skin, wheatish skin and dark skin.

Required Things to Apply Foundation

Make up sponge, foundation brush, cleanser, moisturizer, sunscreen etc.,

How to Apply Foundation Properly?

Clean your hands and face first. Apply the moisturizer sunscreen suitable for your skin type. Wait for one minute until it penetrates into the skin. Then apply concealer on the required area. There are brushes and sponges available to apply foundation. Or else apply it with fingers like spots on cheeks, forehead and nose. Then add all the spots together and make it even.

We should not use foundation all over the face. Apply it around the eyes, nose, cheeks and forehead. We have to use moisturizer before using the foundation. If foundation is heavy don’t worry. Take some moisturizer and apply with a brush. Or else take a tissue and wipe gently all over the face.

Next Article… Foundation Types for Matching Your Skin Tone.

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